Machilipatnam

  • Andhra Pradesh: Police arrests 23 gamblers to curb cockfight betting 13-01-2014 06:07 PM

    Machilipatnam: In an effort to curb betting on cockfights, the Andhra Pradesh Police on Monday arrested 23 people and recovered Rs 4.30 lakh from them, a senior police official said. The Krishna district police also formed special team to detect cockfights on which gambling bets worth lakhs of rupees are...
  • Two killed in rain-related incidents as cyclone Helen hits Andhra coast 22-11-2013 11:12 PM

    Two persons were killed and crops in 1.5 lakh hectares were damaged in Andhra Pradesh on Friday under the impact of cyclonic storm Helen, which has now weakened into a "deep depression". The two persons died in separate rain-related incidents, disaster management commissioner C Parthasarathi said. Coastal districts of East...
  • AP: Rains in Machilipatnam, cyclone Helen to hit coast today 22-11-2013 10:38 AM

    Hyderabad: Barely a month after facing the fury of severe cyclone Phailin, Andhra Pradesh coastline is yet again bracing to face cyclone Helen, expected to make its landfall in Krishna district on Friday afternoon. Weather officials say the cyclonic system is moving at a slow pace and will reach the...